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21 11, 2017

The Dangers of Using the Same Old Password

By | 2017-11-21T10:40:00+00:00 November 21st, 2017|2017, cyber crime, GDPR, insurance, safety|0 Comments

Let’s face it – most of us need to improve our online security.  A weak password can mean criminals have access to your most personal information - particularly if you use the same password for multiple platforms. The number of breaches in companies is reportedly up about 27.4% each year. The top ten most [...]

13 11, 2017

How To Get The Best Price When Selling Your Car

By | 2017-11-13T14:38:28+00:00 November 13th, 2017|2017, buckingham, car, insurance, MOT, seasonal, Selling|0 Comments

There are so many selling platforms these days that selling your car should be easier than ever. Companies such as  WeBuyAnyCar or even part-exchanging can simplify the process and save you a lot of time.  However these methods won’t offer the best price – for this you’ll have to sell the car yourself. The first [...]

6 11, 2017

8 Tips for Driving on Country Roads

By | 2017-11-13T14:40:05+00:00 November 6th, 2017|2017, flooding, insurance, safety, weather|0 Comments

Here in Derbyshire our proximity to the Peak District means we are never far from nature. Beautiful countryside is always on our doorstep, so make sure you arrive there safely! Here are our top tips for getting the most out of your countryside drive.  The Facts 59% of all fatalities occur on country roads The [...]

25 10, 2017

Tally Ho Fundraising for Western Park Cancer Charity

By | 2017-11-13T14:49:41+00:00 October 25th, 2017|2017, charity, classic cars, insurance, vintage|0 Comments

On the 14th of May, Buckingham Insurance were the proud hosts of the Tally Ho Car Run in support of Western Park Cancer Charity. The event involved over 60 vintage and collectible vehicles with the mindset to raise as much money possible for an incredibly worthwhile cause. The Western Park Cancer Charity is dedicated to [...]

23 10, 2017

Why Insurance Is More Important Than Ever

By | 2017-11-13T15:10:29+00:00 October 23rd, 2017|2017, GDPR, Global markets, Insurtech|0 Comments

While insurance has always been a buffer zone for individuals and businesses to help rebuild their livelihoods, it seems its importance has been outlined during the last 100 or so days. Every week seems to have been punctuated by some sort of natural disaster, much of the damage being paid for by insurance companies. Take [...]

11 10, 2017

Does Customer Service Really Matter?

By | 2017-11-13T14:36:13+00:00 October 11th, 2017|2017, Customer Service|0 Comments

Here at Buckingham Insurance we believe that customer service is the foundation in which our company was built. But how do companies get away with poor customer service? A Forbes (2014) analysis found that: Customer service scores has no relevance to stock market returns The most hated companies actually perform better than their loved counterparts [...]

4 10, 2017

The Rise of Insurtech

By | 2017-11-13T15:17:06+00:00 October 4th, 2017|2017, Insurtech|0 Comments

Insurtech: it’s a name increasingly being used in insurance circles, a portmanteau of the words “insurance” and “technology”. Insurance is an industry that has long needed some disruptive innovation; an injection of fresh ideas to address the changing needs of the consumer. We’ve seen some serious price hikes recently, and this combined with the technical [...]

26 09, 2017

11 Steps To Prepare For GDPR

By | 2017-11-13T15:18:55+00:00 September 26th, 2017|2017, GDPR|1 Comment

For the full briefing of what GDPR will do, click here. We briefly mentioned GDPR in our August Bulletin, but for the businesses we work with who store and use a lot of data about their customers, this is really important. It is basically a long overdue and much needed revision to the DPA (Data [...]

18 09, 2017

Why use an Insurance Broker?

By | 2017-11-13T15:27:05+00:00 September 18th, 2017|2017|0 Comments

With the advent of price comparison sites, it has become increasingly easy to log on and get a quote in minutes. However did you know, going through an insurance broker is just as easy? Comparison sites are purely form driven, providing generic ‘one size fits all’ cover. The problem with this is that you as [...]

30 08, 2017

Buckingham Insurance August Bulletin

By | 2017-11-13T15:32:33+00:00 August 30th, 2017|2017, brexit, GDPR|0 Comments

This months bulletin is Brexit heavy as new developments have lead to some interesting approaches to border control. It seems that Brexit is not really Brexit as many of the policies seem to be aiming for a very similar model to our current arrangement with the EU. The questions have to be asked - is this [...]

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